By Jeff Lindsay
In his paintings as a Miami crime scene investigator, Dexter Morgan is conversant in seeing evil deeds. . . really simply because, sometimes, he commits them himself. yet Dexter's chuffed life is became the other way up whilst he's known as to an surprisingly stressful crime scene on the college campus. Dexter's darkish Passenger – mastermind of his homicidal prowess – instantly senses anything chillingly recognizable and is going into hiding. Dexter is by myself for the 1st time in his lifestyles, and he realizes he's being hunted by way of a very sinister adversary. in the meantime he's making plans a marriage and attempting to the right way to be a stepfather to his fiancé's teenagers – who could simply have darkish traits themselves. Macabre, ironic, and fantastically unique, Dexter within the Dark is going deeper into the psyche of 1 of the hottest protagonists in contemporary fiction.
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I had her in a class last semester. Her name is Ariel Goldman. " Deborah glanced at me and I nodded encouragingly. " Deborah said. Wilkins tilted his head to one side and held up one hand. "I couldn't say for sure. " Deborah looked at Wilkins, but he didn't have anything to add, so she nodded and said, "Thank you, Dr. Wilkins. " "I hope so," he said, and he turned away to open his door and enter his office. Debs was already looking at the printout from the registrar. "Halpern lives just a mile or so away," she said, and headed toward the doors.
JERRY HALPERN HAD AN APARTMENT LESS THAN TWO miles from the campus, in a two-story building that had probably been very nice forty years ago. He answered the door right away when Deborah knocked, blinking at us as the sunlight hit his face. He was in his mid-thirties and thin without looking fit, and he hadn't shaved for a few days. " he said, in a querulous tone of voice that would have been just right for an eighty-year-old scholar. He cleared his throat and tried again. " Halpern goggled at the badge and seemed to sag a little.
45 of 173 He smiled. "Something like that," he said. "For Christ's sake, Dexter," Deborah said. "OGA just means other government agency. " "Nice to be in at last," I said. " He shrugged. "Technically I'm on convalescent leave," he said. " I asked. He gave me a mechanical smile. "You don't really want to know," he said. " He looked at the fork clamped in his steel hand, turning his arm over to see it move. "Shit," he said. And because I could feel that one of those awkward moments was upon us, I did what I could to move things back onto a sociable footing.